Austin, TX – Pedestrian Injured In Crash On W William Cannon Drive
Austin, TX (May 6, 2019) – On Sunday, May 5, Austin-Travis EMS responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on West William Cannon Drive.
The incident occurred just after 8 p.m. when, according to reports, a male in his 30s was attempted to cross the intersection of West William Cannon Drive and Beckett Road when he was struck by a motor vehicle in the roadway.
The man sustained critical and life-threatening injuries and was transported to South Austin Medical Center for treatment. No other person involved in the incident was injured.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in Texas car accidents annually while thousands more are injured. In many cases, victims sustain life-altering injuries that have a devastating impact on their life. In cases where victims are injured by negligent drivers, they should contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Victims injured by reckless drivers may be entitled to compensation to cover medical treatments, lost wages, and other damages. Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience helping victims collect the maximum amount of compensation for their claims. Contact our Law office today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help with your claim.
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